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    If you are seeking Permission to use any Yahoo trademarks, logos, service marks, trade dress, slogans, screen shots, copyrighted designs, or other brand features (collectively "Brand Features"), then please review the Guidelines for use of Yahoo Brand Features.

    When you have reviewed our Guidelines, please complete the form found at: Request for Approval and submit it for review by a Permissions Agent at permissions@yahoo-inc.com.

    If you have a concern with your account or need to reach Customer Care, please use the following link: http://help.yahoo.com/. Account and abuse issues will not be answered by Permissions Agents.

    If you are seeking permission to use a photo/image found on Flickr or Yahoo Images, please see the information found at: Photos/Images

    If you would like to text link to Yahoo, please see the information found at: Linking

    If you have a question about domain names, please see the information found at: Domains

    Please note that any material that features trademarks, logos, or copyrighted material (including banners and buttons) from any third party may require that third party's and/or others' specific and additional permission. Yahoo makes no representation or warranty as to your proposed use of any such material.

    Your request will be processed once we receive your completed form. You will typically receive a response within ten business days. If your request is approved, that approval will be expressly subject to the above-referenced Guidelines as well as all additional terms set forth in Yahoo's Notification of Approval and License Agreement.

    Please remember that the following restrictions apply in all instances: You are not granted permission to use the Yahoo logo(s) and the Yahoo Brand Features will not be presented or used: a) in a manner that suggests that editorial content has been authored by, or represents the views or opinions of, Yahoo or any Yahoo personnel or affiliate; b) in a manner that is misleading, defamatory, libelous, obscene, infringing or otherwise objectionable; c) in connection with any material that infringes the trademark, copyright or any other rights of any third party; d) as part of a name of a product or service of a company other than Yahoo; or e) in a manner that infringes, derogates, dilutes, or impairs the rights of Yahoo in the Brand Features. Yahoo shall have complete discretion to evaluate Licensee's use and to decide whether that use violates any of the foregoing restrictions.

    Film/TV/Commercial: Please complete the form found at: https://info.yahoo.com/legal/yahoo/permissions/form01/.

    Restrictions Apply

    Linking: You may use a text link to our site, but you may not import Yahoo content to your site.

    Restrictions Apply

    Domains: Yahoo does not approve the use of domain names that include Yahoo or variants of Yahoo.

    Photos/Images: Photos and/or images found on Yahoo Images or Flickr are the property of the users that posted them. Yahoo cannot grant permission to use third party content. Please contact the user directly.

    If you are seeking permission to use the Flickr API, please see the information found at: https://www.flickr.com/services/api/keys/apply/.

    If you are seeking permission to use a photo/image found on Flickr, please note that you must contact the user who posted it directly and you must be a member of Flickr to do so.  From the photo’s page on Flickr’s website, locate and expand the “Additional info” section, where you can click the link labeled “Request to license.”  If you are not able to locate the “Request to license” link, you need to contact the photographer of the image directly to secure permission and you must be a member of Flickr do so.  From the Flickr user’s profile page, click the drop-down menu (displayed as an ellipsis), and select “Send Flickr Mail” to contact the user.

    Content found at Yahoo Contributor Network (Associated Content from Yahoo): If you would like to reprint an article found on Yahoo Contributor Network, formerly Associated Content from Yahoo, for any of the following purposes, please send your request to: permissions@yahoo-inc.com along with the link to the content you are requesting to use and an explanation of the purpose of use.
    • University and academic course pack (electronic and photocopying)
    • General photocopying
    • Offline reprint in newsletters, flyers, and textbook use